MEMBER membership

Our newest Membership category ‘MEMBER’, is suitable for graduate members not quite ready for registration, or local government, academics, and international landscape architects not seeking full RLA membership.

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Applications for ‘Member’ membership are invited from:

  • Landscape architects, academics and government landscape architects, who;
  • are practicing landscape architecture, and are actively practicing in the profession with five or more years’ experience.
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Become part of the landscape architecture community

Find out more: Fees | Eligibility | Application process | Key dates | Important documentation | No-fee Retired RLA Membership

Member benefits

AILA is the only organisation that brings you together in a national community of landscape architects to lead and shape your profession and the development of sustainable places.

Our member benefits guide showcases the value of membership across areas of continuing education, awards programs, networking, industry news, and more.

FULL MEMBER BENEFITS

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Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and Resources

Members can access CPD programs and resource centre support as a Landscape Architect professional, to maintain, improve, and broaden competencies and expertise. Join now.

Advocacy

Play an integral role in the advocacy of Landscape Architecture

As an Registered Landscape Architect you are eligible to apply for positions in State and National Committees, State executive, and AILA Board appointments. Make an impact today. Join now.

Fellowship

AILA’s highest membership honour as a Registered Landscape Architect Fellow

Registered Landscape Architects are eligible to be nominator for Fellowship by your respected peers. It is a selected honour bestowed upon RLA’s in recognition of distinguished service to AILA, and/or the profession in Australia.

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Renew your inactive membership

Welcome back! Expand your network, grow your business, improve your expertise. Membership will connect you with the largest national community of landscape architects, and empowers you to lead and shape your profession in the development of sustainable places.

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Want to re-join?

Former AILA members are encouraged to re-join and be part of the vibrant profession. Membership provides:

  • National and State award entry
  • CPD, support and resources
  • automatic membership to IFLA
  • ‘AILA’ appellation, and more

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Need to apply for leave?

Registered or graduate members of AILA who wish to apply for Leave from their AILA Membership are eligible to apply. Leave may be granted from the full membership for home duties, maternity or paternity leave, study leave, periods of no paid employment or other similar circumstances. Download application form.

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MEMBER membership

Tax deductable fees due at the end of each financial year.

On acceptance of the membership application, the fee will be calculated on a pro-rata rate based on the acceptance date.

$550

All prices are inclusive of GST

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Eligibility - Who can apply?

Applications for ‘Member’ membership are invited from Landscape architects, academics and government landscape architects who are practicing landscape architecture and are actively practicing in the profession with five or more years’ experience

Application process & timeline

Applications are open year-round. Contact [email protected] for more information.

Key application dates

Applications are open year-round. Contact [email protected] for more information.

Membership policy

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Important Documentation & Guides

Other membership categories

Registered Landscape Architect

Pivotal for landscape architects in leading and shaping the LA profession. There are many benefits to RLA membership, including: continuing professional development, AILA Landscape Architecture Awards program, AILA appellation, and more. AILA designation shows your clients, employers, and peers that you are committed to the highest level of professionalism.

Graduate

Recent graduate members of AILA have access to a range of benefits, including AILA FRESH. AILA FRESH supports and develops recent graduates in the transition from university to finding their professional feet. It enables university students to get a running start in the profession before they graduate.

Student

Student members of AILA have access to a range of benefits, including AILA FRESH. AILA FRESH supports and develops high school and University students in the growth to finding their professional feet. It empowers you with a running start in the profession.

Affiliate

Suitable for allied professional disciplines of landscape architecture such as architecture, engineering, environmental science, horticulture or landscape designers. Gan access to AILA’s community through networking and events, industry insight, engagement, and automatic membership to International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA).

Registered Landscape Architect (Retired)

Continue your contribution to the profession – for no cost. Retired membership is welcomed from landscape architects who have been previously registered for at last five years. Conditions apply.